804, 2019

Property MOT – Will it become yet another piece of legislation for the Private Rental Sector?

By |April 8th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you take a look at the property trade press over the last few months, they have certainly done their fair share of reporting on the subject of introducing a Property MOT. Here is just a small selection we found recently if you fancy some light reading! - Sep [...]

2803, 2019

The new ‘Fitness for Human Habitation Act’ and what it means for Landlords

By |March 28th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week the Fitness for Human Habitation Act 2018 came into force in England. The new government legislation means that tenants now have the right to sue their landlords if their property is in such poor condition, that it is considered ‘not fit for human habitation’ – unlike the original [...]

1503, 2019

Why Do I Need to use an Inventory Company?

By |March 15th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The question of why it is necessary to use a professional inventory company is not an uncommon one amongst Landlords and Letting Agents. For the less seasoned landlord or those lucky enough to have always been blessed with good tenants thus far, it can be hard to see why you [...]

503, 2019

Working With External Suppliers – The Top 5 Issues & How To Solve Them!

By |March 5th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

As anyone with rental properties will know, you sometimes have to rely on external suppliers. Obviously, calling in an expert is a great way to keep on top of all the maintenance needed to keep the property in good condition but using some external suppliers out there can come with [...]

702, 2019

The Perils of Not Checking in on Your Property Regularly

By |February 7th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

Why you should check up on your property during a tenancy A true tale…I remember clearly the sinking feeling of regret. I was shocked at the condition of my property and the size of my repair bill and I cursed myself for not thinking to check [...]

1001, 2019

Tenant Fee Ban UPDATE! – Deposit schemes. What you need to know

By |January 10th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

What do you need to know about deposit schemes? TENANT FEE BAN UPDATE: With the Tenant Fee Ban coming into force in just 9 days, we thought it would be useful to provide an update regarding the new rules on deposits and charges for new tenancies. [...]